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Wetzel County Ham, Bacon And Egg Sale a Success

By Staff | Mar 18, 2020

Grand Champion Ham - Matthew Fordyce - Buyer Eric Yost, Candidate for Wetzel County Commission.

The 52nd Annual 4-H/ FFA sale, held Friday raised $77,865. The event held at the Wetzel County 4-H grounds Mollahan Center featured ham, bacon and eggs raised by Wetzel County students.

The Grand Champion Ham was exhibited by Matthew Fordyce and was sold to Eric Yost Candidate for Wetzel County Commissioner for $9,720. The Reserve Ham was exhibited by Gunner Stillwagoner and was purchased by Tom Gump of Gumps Poertable Septic Systems for $2,687.50.

The Grand Champion Bacon was exhibited by Samantha Morris and was sold to Scott Lemley Wetzel County Assessor for $3,675. The Reserve Champions Bacon was exhibited by Matthre Fordyce and was sold to Jeremy Shepherd Candidate for Wetzel County Magistrate for $2,400.

The Grand Champion Eggs were exhibited by Gavyn Tedrow, and were purchased by Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home for $2,000. The Reserve Champion Eggs were exhibited by Katherine Henderson and were purchased by Union Bank of Hundred and New Martinsville for $1,800.

The Scholarsip Ham wa donated by Dreaming Big Livestock. It was sold to Wileyville Fire Department for $2,500.

The Scholarship Bacon was donated by Dreaning Big Livestock. It was sold to McDonald’s for $1,600

The Ben Coen Scholaship Jackets were sold to Country Road Ford, and Litman Excavating for $1,700 a piece.

Exhibitors for this year’s show were as follows: Addie Tuttle, Allison Hawkins, Arnie Barr, Angel Wilson, Aubrie Gump, Austin Stillwagoner, Authum Smith, Ava Tuttle, Bayli Fluharty, Bob Coen Scholarship, Brooke Yoho, Callie Briggs, Cameron Stillwagoner, Casssara Cooley, Cheyenne Coen, Cody Leek, Cody Soles, Dylan Ray, Eli Midcap, Erlin Moore, Erin Moore, Evan Watson, Garrett Fox, Gavyn Tedrow, George Brown, Grace Beito, Gunner Stillwagoner, Hallie Shannon, Iliza White, Iris Woodward, Jacob Koontz, Jacob Kuhn, Janna Huggins, Jared Young, Jayden Ray, Jenna Dallison, Josh Arrick, Kadyn Fluharty, Kaleb Starkey, Karisa Postlethwait, Karissa Postlethwait, Kasey Barker, Katherine Henderson, Kayla Matthews, Leah Delaney, Levi Yoho, Lidia Adams, Lydia Midcap, Mackenzie Burley, Macy Haddox, Madison Greathouse, Madyson Barnette, Makayla Cumberlidge, Makayla Floyd, Marlin Hippensteel, Matthew Fordyce, Megan Beito, Morgan Moore, Olivia Yeater, Paul Henderson, Rachel Bates, Smantha Morris, Sharon Gump, Shelby White, Tyler White, Whitney Gump.

Buyers and donors were as follows: Valley Diner, AEP, All Seasons Power Sports – Honda and Cam Am, Antero Resources, Blake Farm, Blue Racer Midstream – Ricky Stillwagoner, Bobby Baker, Brian and Tracy Thomas, Brian Castilow – Candidate for Board of Education, Briggs and Sons Farm, Carla McBee Candidate for County Commissioner, Christy Wilson and Mark Partridge, Cindy Glassclock Candidate for County Commissioner, Country Road Minerals, Country Road Ford, Dairy Dream, Dobbs Limousine Farm, Dominion Energy, Dreaming Big Livestock, Ed Winters, Enerfab, Eric Yost Candidate for County Commissioner, First Exchange, G.M. Lemons Farm, Greg Morris, Grown at Home in WV, Heaven’s Hilltop Farm, Henderson Farms, Heritage Woodsfield, HF Gas, Hundred Farm Supply, Hundred Insurance Agency, J&T Paving, Jacob Rabel, Jarvis – Williams Funeral Home, Jeanie Watson, Jeremy Shepherd for Magistrate, Joe Burley, Keller Farms, Knights Farm Supply, Larry Haught, Lewis Wetzel Wild Turkey Federation, Lily Lane Farm, Litman Excavating, Logan Hassig, McDonald’s, Mike and Tina Adams, Mike Koontz for Sheriff of Wetzel County, Miss Blues Restaurant, Misty Valley Farms, Mountain Valley Veterinary Clinic, New Martinsville Supply, Paul Fox, RB Jergens, Re-elect Scott Lemley – Wetzel County Assessor, Rex Rush, Ridge 2 River Real Estate, Ronald Morrison, Round Bottom Farm, Shortline Station, Simons Market, Tim McDiffit, Tom Gump – Gump’s Portable Restroom, Town and Country Days, Tribune Resources, Union Bank – Hundred and New Martinsville Offices, Wesbanco Bank, Inc., Whitehill Auto Body, Wileyville Auction House, Williams Funeral Home, Wileyville VFD, Witschey’s Market, Youngs Farm.